Pie has many resources to assist insurance companies and property owners with wildfire related property damage and fire origin & cause determination. We have one of the largest and most experienced staff of forensic engineers, damage & construction consultants and cost estimators in Colorado. We are also fortunate to have one the most, if not Colorado’s most, experienced and qualified Wildfire Investigators available directly to claims adjusters, litigation professionals and property owners.
To learn more about how Pie can be a valuable asset following these disasters watch this video interview with Wildfire Investigator Jeff Berino. To gain an understanding of the specific type of material damage that occurs to residential and commercial structures during fire and fire suppression events read this article by Matthew Blackmer, M.S.C.E., P.E..
Pie Consulting & Engineering is an internationally recognized forensic engineering and consulting firm. Our professional staff of engineers and consultants has been built upon knowledge, experience and education in many specialized fields. Because every project is different, our diverse staff of engineers and consultants enables Pie to provide you with a comprehensive array of expertise to meet your specific challenges and needs.
Pie’s Forensic Group provides forensic engineering and claim consulting services to insurance and legal professionals who require specialized expertise in catastrophic and large loss events (hurricane, tornado, flood, hail, snow), structural analysis, structural fire and wildfire origin and cause, pyrotechnics, roof and façades, vehicle collision reconstruction; and mechanical, electrical, metallurgical, petroleum engineering and other expert engineering disciplines.
Pie’s Building Science Group provides building enclosure commissioning (BECx), technical design consultation, construction observations, quality assurance observations, customized training programs, and specialized building performance testing services (air barrier, vapor barrier, water, and thermal), and building envelope services in both the new and retrofit design and construction industries.
The combined expertise of our engineers in both our Forensic Group and Building Science Group services uniquely positions Pie to provide insurance adjusters, industry professionals, contractors, government, and building owners with post-event constructible design solutions, construction and engineering management, quality assurance consulting, and project management for your unique project or claim of any size and scope.
Our offices are in several key locations in the U.S., including Colorado (our corporate office in the Denver Metro Area), Arizona, Florida, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Tennessee, Texas (Dallas and Austin), Wyoming and Colorado's Western Slope (this location also serves northwest New Mexico, southeast Utah, northeast Arizona). Our engineers are dispatched internationally. Give us a call today: see what Pie can do for you.
In August of 2011, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) awarded Pie a five-year GSA Federal Supply Schedule 871 contract in the following areas: